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Recommended Show: Weekend Festival Burger-A-GoGo at The Croc {2/24-2/25}

HEADS UP Seattle: The Crocodile is bringing you a 2-day mini music festival this weekend called Burger-A-GoGo, featuring 8 killer bands, all fronted by women! For two nights {Saturday 2/24 and Sunday 2/25}, you can bask in the glory of music played by kick-ass ladies from some of my personal favorites, The Coathangers and Summer […]

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Venus On Earth

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Dengue Fever's fusion of East and West is something magical. Singer Ch'hom Nimol hails from Cambodia, where she is a pop star in her own right; the rest of the bandmembers are American dudes. When Nimol sings in her native tongue, you may not know what she's saying but you can feel it. When she […]

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Dengue Fever, with PlentyFace

Show Date: September 29, 2005

You could tell early on that Thursday, September 29 at the High Dive was going to be a unique night. The usual "fratty" milieu was hanging out alongside Seattle obscure and specialized music fans amidst a few tables filled with nicely dressed Cambodian-Americans smiling widely, out for a happy long night. Quite a few smart […]

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Escape From Dragon House

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I had a huge writer's block in the mid-90s. I'd written for The Rocket, and many other zines and tabloids off and on for years, but after a couple of years of working with the homeless, I found I didn't have much to say — there were better stories than mine, everywhere else. I was […]

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